MIDNIGHT TALES. (MIDNIGHT HOUSE; DABBLERS; UNWINDING; MRS. ORMEROD; DOUBLE DEMON; TOOL; HEART OF THE FIRE; CLOCK; PETER LEVISHAM; MISS CORNELIUS; MAN WHO HATED ASPIDISTRAS; SAMBO; ACROSS THE MOORS; FOLLOWER; AUGUST HEAT; BEAST WITH FIVE FINGERS, ET

By: Harvey, William Fryer. Edited and with introduction by Maurice Richardson.

Price: $100.00 USD

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Book Condition: Very Good


200 pp, small 8vo (approx. 7 1/2" H) - black boards with white lettering on spine. Contains twenty stories selected from 'Midnight House', 'The Beast With Five Fingers', and 'Moods and Tenses'. Richardson 'introduces them with an essay on ghost stories in general and on Dr. Harvey and his stories in particular. Contents: Midnight House; The Dabblers; Unwinding; Mrs. Ormerod; Double Demon; The Tool; The Heart of the Fire; The Clock; Peter Levisham; Miss Cornelius; The Man Who Hated Aspidistras; Sambo; The Star; Across the Moors; The Follower; August Heat; Sarah Bennet's Possession; The Ankardyne Pew; Miss Avenal; The Beast With Five Fingers. Bequest bookplate on front free endpaper, small bookstore label on rear pastedown, minor wrinkle at bottom of spine, minor rubbing to boards. Dust jacket is price-clipped, has light to moderate edgewear, small chips at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, light browning, a few small closed tears with creases, some light waviness, light rubbing/soiling and 2" scratch on rear panel - now protected in removable mylar sleeve.

Title: MIDNIGHT TALES. (MIDNIGHT HOUSE; DABBLERS; UNWINDING; MRS. ORMEROD; DOUBLE DEMON; TOOL; HEART OF THE FIRE; CLOCK; PETER LEVISHAM; MISS CORNELIUS; MAN WHO HATED ASPIDISTRAS; SAMBO; ACROSS THE MOORS; FOLLOWER; AUGUST HEAT; BEAST WITH FIVE FINGERS, ET

Author Name: Harvey, William Fryer. Edited and with introduction by Maurice Richardson.

Categories: Fantasy, Horror, Myths, Legends & Fantasy,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent: 1946

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good-

Seller ID: 12004

Keywords: William Fryer Harvey, Ghosts, Ghost stories, Hauntings, Supernatural, Psychological, Beast with Five Fingers, August Heat, Double Demon, Miss Cornelius, Midnight House, Man Who Hated Aspidistras, Horror Stories, Occult, Dabblers, Unwinding, Mrs. Omerod, Heat of the Fire, Peter Levisham, Sambo, Star, Across the Moors, Follower, Sarah Bennet's Possession, Ankardyne Pew, Miss Avenal, Possession.,